Nick Prettejohn

Independent Director and Chair of Scottish Widows Group

Appointed: June 2014

Nick Prettejohn

Skills, experience and contribution:

  • Deep financial services and regulatory knowledge and experience
  • Governance experience and strong leadership qualities
  • Significant experience in strategic planning and implementation
  • Nick has served as Chief Executive of Lloyd’s of London, Prudential UK and Europe, and was Chairman of Brit Insurance. He is a former Non-Executive Director of the Prudential Regulation Authority and of Legal & General Group Plc as well as Chairman of the Financial Services Practitioner Panel and the Financial Conduct Authority’s Financial Advice Working Group.

External appointments:

Chairman of the board of Reach plc, Chairman of the charity Prisoners Abroad and a member of the board of Opera Ventures.

Board Committees:

Member of the Audit Committee

Member of the Board Risk Committee

Member of the Nomination and Governance Committee

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William Chalmers

Executive Director, Interim Group Chief Executive and Chief Financial Officer

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Robin Budenberg


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Alan Dickinson

Deputy Chairman
and Senior Independent Director

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Sarah Legg

Independent Director

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Lord Lupton CBE

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Amanda Mackenzie OBE

Independent Director

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Stuart Sinclair

Independent Director 

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Catherine Woods

Independent Director

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Sarah Bentley

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RFB Independent Director

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Brendan Gilligan

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RFB Independent Director

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Nigel Hinshelwood

Brendan Gilligan

RFB Senior Independent Director

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